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Virtually all the new body's 545 members are supporters of the leftist leader. The firm that supplies Venezuela's voting technology, Smartmatic , said official figures in Sunday's election were "tampered with" in such a way that the turnout appeared greater than it was.
  • Senate rejects full Obamacare repeal without replacement

    Senate rejects full Obamacare repeal without replacement

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    They knew it wouldn't pass, but these GOP senators wanted to be on record voting in support of this risky, regressive, and unpopular legislation anyway. The legislation is being debated under fast-track budget rules that allow the Senate to pass it on a simple majority instead of having to clear the 60-vote filibuster threshold required of other legislation.
  • US Dollar Index (DXY) Rallies Sharply From 13-Month Lows

    US Dollar Index (DXY) Rallies Sharply From 13-Month Lows

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    However GBP/USD was still able to advance by around a cent following the meeting as the central bank was a little more pessimistic in its outlook towards inflation. Natural gas fell 3 cents to $2.91 per 1,000 cubic feet, gold dropped $4.60 to $1,247.50 per ounce and copper rose 2 cents to $2.87 per pound. "In determining the timing and size of future adjustments to the target range for the federal funds rate, the Committee will assess realized and expected economic conditions relative to ...
  • Read The Full Text Of 911 Calls In The Minneapolis Shooting

    Read The Full Text Of 911 Calls In The Minneapolis Shooting

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    His hiring by the Minneapolis Police Department was hailed by the mayor as "a wonderful sign". According to the transcript , Ruszczyk said , quote, "it sounds like sex noises". Many of them expressed shock, grief and fear. "I think she just yelled out "help", but it's hard the sound has been going on for a while, but I think, I don't think she's enjoying it".
  • How will India, England's World Cup final rivals, shape up?

    How will India, England's World Cup final rivals, shape up?

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    She seemed in some discomfort with side strain but that did not deter her from targetting the on-side as a whopping 137 runs was added in 13.4 overs along with Deepti Sharma (25) for fourth wicket. It was in 2014 during the tour of England when she made her Test debut, five years after making her first limited-overs global appearance. She is a clean ball-striker who, in her own words, has aggression in her genes.
  • OJ Simpson caught violating prison sex rules, parole in jeopardy

    OJ Simpson caught violating prison sex rules, parole in jeopardy

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    The ex-athlete said he was simply trying to recover these items that had been stolen by the two vendors who specialize in this type of goods that have been assaulted by the group. If he is granted parole at the hearing - which will be televised live - he will walk free from prison on 1 October. There is the way paroles usually work and then there's O.J.
  • Prize money, yardage and players - The British Open in five figures

    Prize money, yardage and players - The British Open in five figures

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    The world number one isn't the deepest of thinkers, but he managed to come up with a decent comparison between the championship Roger Federer won last week and the 146 Open Championship. Jordan Spieth , Rickie Fowler and Jon Rahm have moved past Dustin Johnson , the world's No. 1-ranked golfer, and climbed to the top of the odds to win The Open Championship this week at multiple Las Vegas sportsbooks.
  • Canada should target 'Buy American' to counter Trump's NAFTA goals: trade expert

    Canada should target 'Buy American' to counter Trump's NAFTA goals: trade expert

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    The 18-page, bullet-pointed goals call for closing trade deficits, increasing US exports and modernizing the 1994 trade agreement that broke down trade barriers between the United States, Mexico and Canada. The administration proposed getting rid of NAFTA's Chapter 19 dispute settlement mechanism, which has always been a thorn in the U.S. Lee is curious as to which bargaining chips US negotiators will be willing to part with in order to see a deal get done.
  • Brides-to-Be Lose Their Wedding Gowns to Alfred Angelo Bankruptcy

    Brides-to-Be Lose Their Wedding Gowns to Alfred Angelo Bankruptcy

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    As for the veils, she may buy another set but has a few days to figure that out. "Within 3 hours of starting the campaign, I have enough money to cover the cost of the dress I lost and start my search for a new one". The chain had over 60 stores that are now in the process of liquidation . Its dresses were placed with 1,400 retailers worldwide. Alfred Angelo bankruptcy statement on their website .
  • Former Palmer resident shoots opening-round 74 at US Women's Open

    Former Palmer resident shoots opening-round 74 at US Women's Open

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    Former Open victor Juli Inkster, who is now a golf television analyst and will captain the Solheim team later this year, said the 6,732-yard course favors a player who can hit high, long irons. The 27-year-old from China was still a shot in front after playing her first nine in the second round in 1 under. I mean I love American food. Her best finish in a Women's Open was a tie for fourth in 2012.
  • Plays starts on outside show courts at Wimbledon — The Latest

    Plays starts on outside show courts at Wimbledon — The Latest

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    Standing in her way will be Spain's Garbine Muguruza , who lost her previous Wimbledon final in 2015, to Serena . This is Williams's 20th year at Wimbledon . Her condition - Sjögren's syndrome is a debilitating and incurable autoimmune disease that causes excessive fatigue. "I think I played very well, for sure", Muguruza said in her televised interview after the match.
  • With Brace, Jordan Morris Shoulders Responsibility in 3-2 Win vs. Martinique

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    American forward Jordan Morris and Martinique forward Kevin Parsemain each scored two goals as all the scoring occurred within about 25 minutes. He added: "We have 23 players and we have to approach each game differently". Arena took a chance, though, believing they could provide the qualities that helped earn them regular roles under Jurgen Klinsmann before injury sidelined Zardes and a sophomore slump slowed down Morris.